| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
The City of Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department
This Halloween event will include a costume contest, games, bounce houses, a giant cake walk, sweets booth, a hayride, goody bags, concession, and families...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Christmas trees. Snowmen. A lone cat sitting in a field of snow. Those were all visions of the season from the minds of children who entered last year's Orlando Sentinel Holiday Art Contest.
Now it's time to start working on new visions.
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Henry Furhmann at the Los Angeles Times has beaten me to the punch this year with advice against the holiday cliches that any writer with a modicum of self-respect will shun. But I think I am still catching you in advance of the first ’Tis the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Merry Christmas, everyone!
I say that not because I've lost my calendar — or my mind — but for the simple fact that the week of Halloween is now, effectively, the beginning of Christmas.
The elongation of what was once quaintly known as...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Delray Beach's 100-foot Christmas tree — a 22-year-old downtown tradition — doesn't come fully assembled off Santa's sleigh.
Just as Santa has his trusty assistants in elves, the city relies on more than 100 volunteers to build the award-...
| Oct 1, 2014
If you've been thinking about Christmas and are having visions of sugar plums dancing in your head in a far-off destination, you'd better be jumping on that if you don't want to be left out in the cold. Many holiday trips sell out early, so you've been...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:26 PM
The Grove and the Americana at Brand -- two of Southern California's upscale shopping centers -- are giving free-spending shoppers free rides this holiday season.
The outdoor malls are partnering with the ride start-up Uber to offer complimentary...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Worrying about your Halloween costume is so two days ago. Disney fans already have created a sell-out of the first night of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, the after-hours holiday celebration at Magic Kingdom theme park.
Tickets are gone for the...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 2:30 AM
DEAR JOYCE: My wife receives only three job holidays off each year, but I get six. We work for different, but similarly-sized companies. Are major differences common? What's the deal? -- P.P.M.
Your wife is getting the short end of the holidays stick....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:59 PM
An ice rink will be the centerpiece of the Waterfront Partnership's annual holiday Inner Harbor attractions, which also include a Hot Chocolate Happy Hour and Holly Jolly Trolley rides.
"It's a Waterfront Life" begins next month and runs through Jan. 19,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:27 PM
It's George Bailey and the characters of Bedford Falls as you may have never seen (nor heard) them before: live and on the radio circa 1946.
Kicking off its fourth season, Naperville's BrightSide Theatre will present "It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio...